Western Union Senior Associate, Solution Engineering in Pune, India

Job Title: Senior Associate, Solution Engineering

Requisition #: 1804950

Does playing a critical role in protecting customers sound exciting to you? How about working for a global fintech company on an advanced team that is passionate about preventing money laundering and other illegal financial transactions?

We’re seeking a Senior Associate, Solution Engineering based in our Pune, India office . In this role, you will be responsible for implementation of a service delivery model supporting assigned platforms through a predefined frame-work. This will include the design and development of products based on the Western Union Salesforce ‘Orgs’ in support of our clients, sales, marketing and operations support teams.

Sound interesting? Here are some specifics:

  • Develop and implement new software, maintain and improve existing software

  • Ensure that software functionality is implemented with a with a focus on code optimization and organization

  • Recommend improvements to existing software programs

  • Troubleshoot application issues and coordinate issue resolution with operations, functional, and technical teams

  • Work with a software development team and Service providers in a geographically distributed structure

  • Provide coaching to Junior Associates and Associates

  • Works independently on complex projects

What you will need to succeed:

  • B.E. / B.Tech. / MCA in Computer Science, Engineering or related field is required

  • 4-5 years of software development experience

  • Must be a problem solver with demonstrated experience in solving difficult technology challenges, with a can-do attitude

  • Experience in developing and implementing web based solutions

  • Knowledge of architecture design concepts, object oriented design and techniques

  • Knowledge of logical and physical database architectures and operating systems

  • Self-starter with ability to multi-task, prioritize, manage workload, and consistently deliver results

  • Experience in Agile and Iterative development methodologies

  • Strong communication skills with ability to interact with partners globally

  • Technical areas of expertise:

  • Refactoring and working effectively with legacy Salesforce configuration code.

  • Measuring and improving Salesforce application performance.

  • Troubleshooting application issues in a complex code base, across widely varying customer ‘orgs’.

  • Comfortable with a Scrum project management style.

  • Comfortable interacting with customers to solve issues and discuss technical questions

  • Full-stack Force.com platform developer: Platform Developer Advanced

  • Experience with Apex Triggers, Batch Classes and @Future Methods, Controllers

  • Calling REST web services from Apex, generating and parsing JSON in Apex

  • Visualforce Pages and Components, including Canvas

  • Visualforce Remoting and API development

  • Effective Apex unit testing, including web service mocking.

  • Deployment experience with Lightning Components ,Aura framework ,Lightning design system and locker services.

  • Experience with Hadoop is plus

What will make you stand out:

  • Must be a problem solver with demonstrated experience in solving difficult technology challenges, with a can-do attitude

  • Self-starter with ability to multi-task, prioritize, manage workload, and consistently deliver results

What’s in it for you?

  • Competitive global pay and benefits

  • Unparalleled experience as part of one of the most advanced compliance teams in the world, with opportunities to build valuable skills and grow your career

  • Diverse, global team with colleagues in over 50 countries

What it’s like here:

Western Union (WU) is a company on the move! We believe that when money moves, better things can happen. From small businesses and global corporations, to families near and far, or NGO’s in the most remote communities on Earth, WU helps people and business move money globally. We have a rich legacy of innovation and are continuing to develop new and more convenient ways for our customers to send and receive money through digital, mobile and retail channels. We have a combined digital and retail network that spans over 200 countries and territories. Some companies specialize in cash-based retail money transfer and others play only in digital. We are leaders in both!

Being on the Western Union team means being tenacious and goal-oriented. It means taking risks and quickly finding the path to success. It means having integrity and finding ways to make things work. It means thriving as part of a diverse, global team of over 10,000 people who are committed to moving money for better . It means being driven to win, and to do work that makes a difference… on a global stage. Sound like you? Apply now!

Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and success. Achieving our common vision depends on people with diverse backgrounds working together. Who knows; your unique point of view could be the key to our next groundbreaking idea. We’d love to explore that possibility!

We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy or related medical conditions), national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status or another protected category.